Record Details

Scientific Name:
Phaeochroa cuvierii

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
Rank:
Genus
Synonym(s):
Campylopterus cuvierii
Common Name(s):
Fandanguero pecho escamoso [Spanish]

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

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Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
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References

Expert(s):
Richard C. Banks. Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.
Alan P. Peterson, M.D.. PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999
Other Sources:
database: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad; CONABIO: (http://www.conabio.gob.mx/)
website: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2007.02.11; "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at http://www.zoonomen.net
References:
American Ornithologists' Union 1998-01-01. Check-list of North American Birds, 7th Edition. American Ornithologists' Union. Washington, DC, USA. liv + 829. 1-891276-00-X. .

Geographic Information

Geographic Information:
Middle America
South America
Jurisdiction:
Mexico, Native

Comments

Comments:
Shab Mohammadi - ITIS Data Development Technician: See Peterson's comments (Zoonomen website). The AOU check-list committee rejected a proposal to merge Phaeochroa Gould, 1861 (TSN 553669) into Campylopterus Swainson, 1827 (TSN 553670) on the basis of insufficient published evidence. The South American AOU committee made the same decision

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